• Lifestyle

    Bedroom Makeover with Builders {Dark Paint to a Lighter Paint} #SpeakColour

    A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post over here touching down on a campaign I will be doing …

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  • Travel

    Kaaimans Restaurant in Wilderness {Local Travel}

    Kaaimans Restaurant opened their doors on the 15th of December and is situated next to the Kaaimans River under the …

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    3 Ways Technology is Changing the Way We Travel

    Technology is a huge part of our everyday lives. It’s also become a huge part in changing the way …

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    5 Of The Most Relaxing Holiday Destinations

    When it comes to holidays, relaxing is usually first and foremost on your agenda, am I right? We want to …

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    Pampering Your Pooch: Good Or Bad?

    Dog owners should never feel guilty spoiling their 4-legged friends.  Let’s face it, dogs are a part of the …

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    Why Cats Can Keep You Feline Good!

    For those who have never known the joy of sharing a home with a cat, this post may seem a …

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  • Foodie

    Restaurant review, recipes and all things food related

    Sierra Spiced changed the way I like my tequila!

    I’ve never been much of a party girl except for a very brief period as a student when Hatfield square was a once a week social gathering. This only went on for about 3 months and I was over it. This is when I first made tequila’s acquaintance! Funnily enough tequila has always been the one hard liquor that’s never given me that dreaded hangover. Till today when shots are to be had tequila is my choice. Another favourite on a hot day is a frozen margarita. Merriment & Co was kind enough to send over a bottle of Sierra Spiced,…

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    A South African Tradition – Gran’s Melktert Recipe

    If you are South African and come out of an Afrikaans household, the smell of freshly made ‘melktert’ would probably put you in a state of nostalgia. Nothing smells as inviting as a warm ‘melktert’, cinnamon and almond…..mmmmmm. Our family recipe for this delicious tart comes from my great grandmother and has been passed down and now has a permanent home in my recipe collection.  I’ve sampled many “melkterte” in my 30+ years, some has come really close but none taste like this. Let’s get right into this ‘melktert recipe’! Melktert Recipe Makes 2 crusts and 1 filling: Crust: Ingredients:…

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    {Recipe} Homemade Gouda Hamburger Patties

      I just love a good old hamburger and it’s usually my first choice when dining out. I’m always on the search for that perfect burger! Over the years I’ve perfected making homemade burger patties. Today I’m sharing a variation on my recipe with you guys. This recipe is specially for those cheese lovers, you can substitute the Gouda cheese for cheddar of mozzarella. Serving Suggestion I love topping my bun with cream cheese, peppadews, gherkins, salad leaves and sauce when making these patties but you can add whatever you love. This recipe can easily be doubled up for a burger…

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    Chocolate Cheat Cake with Mascarpone Hazelnut Frosting

    If you’ve seen my Nettari post you would know that food posts are coming and this is the first foodie post featuring some of the delicious syrups by Nettari, a chocolate cheat cake with mascarpone hazelnut frosting. I chose an easy cheat way to make a delicous cake so if you want to make a delicious cake dirtying only a few dishes then read on! Chocolate Cheat Cake. I’m not calling this n cheat cake because you enjoy it while cheating on your diet. This is a cheat cake because it’s so easy to make because the secret is a box…

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    Introducing Nettari Bottles of Flavour!

    If you love experimenting in the kitchen and love adding heaps of flavour then this post will be right up your ally, today I am introducing Nettari bottles of flavour! I while ago Nettari Syrups called on all Flavouristas to try their amazing sounding syrups and I was of cource in the front of the line waving my arms, I just had to get some of the action. Who is Nettari? Nettari is a a proudly South African brand that derive cunning pleasure in formulating seriously premium quality syrups guaranteed to do a little tango with your taste buds. Their…

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